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Marketing Executive, Arabic speaking - Chalhoub Group

JOBLUX - UAE , United Arab Emirates

Job description

Are you an experienced Marketing Executive who is ready for a new challenge with one of the world’s most well-loved luxury brands?

We are currently looking for a Marketing Executive to provide professional support in a wide range of marketing activities, especially in event management, working closely with Brand Executives, commercial and administrative teams. You will interpret, adapt and plan brand marketing plans, keeping in mind the brand standards and budgets.

Main Responsibilities:
Marketing and Promotional Plans
Be involved in all aspects of marketing and media from planning, advertising, promotions, public, media relations, product development and research
Assist in building marketing plan / calendar for the different chains/brands/ markets in close co-operation with the Department Manager and the brand’s marketing departments
Handle the marketing plan forecast and the marketing plan orders
Follow up closely on the plans’ implementation, schedule and activities in all concerned markets
Ensure preserving the image of the brand at the POS by respecting its merchandising guidelines
Plan and follow-up on promotions in coordination with the different area managers and the training and promotion manager
Work in coordination with commercial team and list objectives for main customers
Manage and coordinate with concerned parties for the production of marketing materials being from leaflets, visuals, podiums, flyers, and preparing necessary photo shoots to pro reading press releases
Organise, attend events, and exhibitions
Secure sponsorship to assist with the publicity and funding of marketing projects
Carry out local market research, customer survey, assessing customer demands, brand positioning, monitor competitors activities, and evaluating market campaigns.

Suppliers/Customer Relationship
Channel all suppliers and customers information (animation / training / launch plan) to stores/shop managers, area, and department and division manager
Communicate all required information about animation / visibility to the suppliers
Monitor podiums and any other promotional area ensuring promotional activities throughout the year, in coordination with the design department (3D)
Present the various marketing plans to the stores/ shop managers and ensure its proper implementation
Inform purchasing supervisor about marketing activities to ensure the availability of the stock timeframe
Meet and discuss with local suppliers for all marketing bookings and animations
Send the catalogues, new price lists and miscellaneous information to the customers.

Advertising and Promotional activities
Define the media and PR plan by briefing the advertising agency
Manage the various marketing budgets to organize corporate above the line and below the line promotional / advertising activities and corporate items purchase
Splitting the media investments by product line and by media support to respect the brand’s media strategy and the total budget initially set by the Area Manager/ Department Manager
Coordinate with advertising agencies and clients on media plans
Prepare monthly updated report of expenses
Liaise with different departments
Prepare monthly management report comparing the budget verses the stock
Handle translation of all the documents.

Customer database
Build, maintain and update good database (CRM) through consolidate information from shop floors.

Ideal Profile
Luxury background experience

Education University Degree in Business or Marketing
Previous Experience minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience

English: Excellent written and spoken required
Arabic: Excellent written and spoken required

We can offer you:
The opportunity to take your career to the next level with an exciting, unique Chalhoub partner brand
The chance to live and work in a dynamic regional retail hub
Staff discounts at all participating Chalhoub partner brands
On-site gym facility
Daily lunch options

Aditional Information
About this company
JOBLUX is the first niche social network for luxury brands professionals and students/alumni. Our network is present globally in more than 27 countries and translated in over 9 languages. All luxury market fans keep up in an easy to use and rich quality content portal in order to succeed their niche networking, job hunt, read news, grow and collaborate.